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Kafka Consultant

HCL Technologies Ltd.
Location: Noida, Experience: 6 years - 10 years
Posted On: 11-Jan-2022 | Last Date to Apply: 31-Mar-2022 | No: of Vacancies : 1

Company Profile:

HCL Technologies is a next-generation global technology company that helps enterprises reimagine their businesses for the digital age. Our technology products and services are built on four decades of innovation, with a world-renowned management philosophy, a strong culture of invention and risk-taking, and a relentless focus on customer relationships. HCL also takes pride in its many diversity, social responsibility, sustainability, and education initiatives. Through its worldwide network of R&D facilities and co-innovation labs, global delivery capabilities, and over 187,000+ ‘Ideapreneurs’ across 50 countries, HCL delivers holistic services across industry verticals to leading enterprises, including 250 of the Fortune 500 and 650 of the Global 2000.

Job description:

Manage large scale multi-nodes Kafka cluster environments residing on on-perm and AWS.
Handle all Kafka environment builds, including design, capacity planning, cluster setup, performance tuning and ongoing monitoring.
High availability cluster setup, maintenance, and ongoing support
Hands-on experience with confluent Kafka clusters and control center hosted on on-prem and Amazon cloud is a plus.
Perform high-level, day-to-day operational maintenance, support, and upgrades for the Kafka Cluster.
Creation of key performance metrics, measuring the utilization, performance, and overall health of the cluster.
Capacity planning and implementation of new/upgraded hardware and software releases as well as for storage infrastructure.
Research and recommend innovative, and where possible, automated approaches for system administration tasks using Ansible and Chef.
Create topics, setup redundancy cluster, deploy monitoring tools, alerts using New Relic and control center.
Proactively monitor and setup alerting mechanism for Kafka Cluster and supporting hardware to ensure system health and maximum availability
Experience of Kafka Producer and Consumer Microservices concepts and Kafka distributed Architecture
Knowledge of best practices related to security, performance, and disaster recovery. 
Good hands-on experience on Red hat Linux enterprise System administration and trouble shooting. 
Understanding of high-availability and patching production systems while minimizing downtime
Experience in RHEL Patching and kernel upgrade 
Develop and maintain Ansible playbooks to patch Linux enterprise System 

Key Qualifications





IT-Software- Software services

Gender Preference:


Job Type:

Full Time

Diversity Tags:

Not Applicable